Second verse


The advantage of experience and hindsight is earned only at great cost.

But earn it I did, and so added the right tool (smaller, bottom-bracket specific press), determined the right method (one cup at a time, left first) and purchased the new frame.

This time, I got it right.

Frame:      1070 grams

Fork:       410

Seatpost:   304

Saddle:     540

Headset:    85

Stem:       155

Handlebars: 269

Levers:     350

Cables and housing:  354

Brakes:     623

Bottom Bracket Cups: 29

Running total:       4189 grams, 9.235164 pounds